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Ethan Cutkosky Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Ethan Cutkosky Quick Info
Height 5 ft 5½ in
Weight 58 kg
Date of Birth August 19, 1999
Zodiac Sign Leo
Girlfriend Brielle Barbusca

Ethan Cutkosky is an actor from Illinois, United States. He started his career in 2003, at the age of 4 by acting in commercials. He gained national recognition for his role as Carl Gallagher in the Showtime comedy series Shameless. Ethan has also appeared in The UnbornConviction, etc.

Born Name

Ethan Frances Cutkosky

Nick Name

One-Take Barto

He was given the above nickname while filming the movie, The Unborn (2009) because he tried to do everything in one take.

Ethan Cutkosky in an interview with Moses Morales in March 2018
Ethan Cutkosky in an interview with Moses Morales in March 2018 (Moses Morales / YouTube)

Sun Sign


Born Place

St. Charles, Illinois, U.S.




Ethan went to Thompson Middle School in St. Charles. He also attended Bell-Graham Elementary.




  • Father – David Cutkosky (Software Engineer)
  • Mother – Yvonne Cutkosky (Teacher)
  • Others – Whitey Cutkosky (Paternal Grandfather), Margaret Lee “Maggie” Eaton  (Paternal Grandmother), Sergio Cabrera (Maternal Grandfather), Virginia Padron (Maternal Grandmother)


Gray Talent Group, Inc based in Chicago




5 ft 5.5 in or 166 cm


58 kg or 128 pounds

Girlfriend / Spouse

Ethan has dated –

  1. Brielle Barbusca (2015-Present) – Ethan started dating actress Brielle Barbusca, who is famous for her movie The Starter Wife, in 2015. The relationship was earlier just a rumor but the stars later confessed about their love. The two stars, Ethan and Brielle think that when they are together every place is a happy place.
Ethan Cutkosky and Brielle Barbusca looking cute in November 2016 picture
Ethan Cutkosky and Brielle Barbusca looking cute in November 2016 picture (Brielle Barbusca / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


He has Polish, English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry on his father’s side while he is of Mexican descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • A perfect face
  • Sly smile

Brand Endorsements

He has advertised in the commercials for –

  • American Family Insurance
  • Devos Children Memorial Hospital

The print media ads include Scott Foresman academic material, Essanay Studios, Alter Image Photography, McDonald’s, and Black Box Studios.

He also supports social causes which include –

  • Dream Loud Official – Ethan encourages the promotion of arts and music in schools.
  • Anti Coke Campaign – He vociferously states that children should not be allowed to do drugs even if they wish so.
Ethan Cutkosky and Brielle Barbusca in a February 2017 selfie
Ethan Cutkosky and Brielle Barbusca in a February 2017 selfie (Ethan Cutkosky / Instagram)


Roman Catholicism

Best Known For

His role in the movie Shameless (2009) where he played a psychopath who mutilates toys and harms stray animals.

First Film

In 2007, Ethan got his first role in a theatrical movie called Fred Claus as Carl. When Ethan got this movie, he was just 7 years old. The movie was filmed at Michigan Avenue. But, his role is uncredited in the movie.

His credited film appearance was in the supernatural horror film The Unborn as Barto in 2009.

First TV Show

In 2011, Ethan started appearing on the show called Shameless. He was 11 when the show started and he literally grew up during the filming. The show became the most viewed and the most watched with 1.86 million viewers in Season 8.

Personal Trainer

Ethan is active and has great exercise methods going for him. He is outdoorsy and he started learning martial arts at the age of 4. Also, he has a second-degree black belt in Taekwondo.

He keeps himself active in many activities including skateboarding.

Ethan Cutkosky Favorite Things

  • Sport – Basketball
Source – Twitter
Ethan Cutkosky and Brielle Barbusca as seen in 2016
Ethan Cutkosky and Brielle Barbusca as seen in 2016 (Brielle Barbusca / Instagram)

Ethan Cutkosky Facts

  1. He was once arrested as the police suspected that he could be driving under the influence of marijuana at an unsafe speed with unsafe turning movement. The actor was asked to attend either 26 Narcotics Anonymous Sessions or a 12-hour class. The matter was solved with the help of a plea agreement.
  2. He has brought up his own collection of merchandise which includes stickers, mugs, cushions and more.
  3. Ethan’s personal signature style which makes him popular with all the directors is being able to maintain a straight expressionless face for his roles.
  4. He is an animal lover with numerous pets.
  5. He is a member of the SAG AFTRA union.
  6. Ethan leads an active lifestyle. When not acting, he prefers doing Tae Kwon Do, plays baseball, and soccer. He is also into skateboarding.
  7. Ethan is extraordinary not just in the sense that he is a brilliant actor, but also because he possesses a great memory and has a great grasp of things.
  8. Emma Kenney and Emmy Rossum, both are his on-set sisters. They have worked together in Shameless.
  9. In July 2021, in collaboration with musician Josh Lambert, Ethan had released a new song titled Erase Me.

Featured Image by Moses Morales / YouTube

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